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tell (on)

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1 to act upon (a person or a person's feelings) so as to cause a response
  • The pressure of final exams is beginning to tell on the students in the dorm.
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get to

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2 to give information (as to the authorities) about another's improper or unlawful activities
  • The detective convinced the thief to tell on her associates.
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